To make cross-country skiing fun for you, you need to choose the right type and length of the skis. Recent trend in this sport is shortening. Thanks to this skis became easier to control, which will appreciated specially by beginners. Nordic skis market is large - ATOMIC, FISCHER, MADSHUS, SPORTEN, SALOMON, PELTONEN, ROSSIGNOL... It does not matter what brand you choose but choice of the right type of skis is very important. The most important factor you should follow during the decision process is the weight of a skier.
Special types - backcountry skis are designed for skiing off the groomed tracks, these skis are longer and wider.
How experienced are you:
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If you're not an professional skier choose boots and skis of the same series, you will not regret. Why? Most boots function (and design) corresponds to the model of skis. Average user will feel comfortable in warm soft boots. However racer needs hard and stiff racing boots to support his performance. Backcountry skiers should choose massive higher boots which they appreciate when walking through the deep snow.
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You should not buy bindings unless you chose your ski boots already. After that you can choose from the two most widely used binding systems:
Functionality and reliability of both types is the same.
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Length of the cross-country ski poles should be approximately to your shoulder. Competitors and experienced skiers usually use even longer poles. However, longer poles require a better mastery of skiing technique.